Welcome to North Carolina Stage Company's 2013-2014 Season!
In addition to our own season of plays, NC Stage is proud to play host to some of the best local theatre, dance, and music.
NC Stage's Mainstage and other offerings are listed below.
Stalking the Bogeyman
Adapted and directed by Markus Potter
Based on the original story aired on NPR's This American Life. A journalist stalks the man who abused him as a boy. The question he must decide is: what is the cost of revenge?
Based on the true story by David Holthouse
Additional writing by Shane Zeigler and Shane Stokes
September 18 - October 13, 2013
The Book Club Play
by Karen Zacarias
October 23 - November 17, 2013
Ana is excited when a filmmaker wants to include her book club in a documentary, but the club is unprepared for the secrets the camera reveals. Intimate discussions about life and literature take an unexpected turn as the camera is rolling, and lead to revelations of hidden secrets and strained relationships in the group. This engaging play is sprinkled with wit, joy, and the love of books.
A smart comedy that audiences across the country are loving!
Mainstage: included in all subscription packages.
ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS
Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol
by Tom Mula
Directed by Andrew Hampton Livingston and starring Michael MacCauley
December 11 - 29, 2013
We know what happens to Scrooge, but what about his old business partner Marley? Is he truly past redemption, or does every person deserve a chance to change, to do better? In this funny and touching holiday play, see Jacob Marley’s heroic efforts to save Scrooge’s soul – and in the process, save his own.
Jacob Marley is a Special Event, produced by Ensemble Theatre Company.
By Richard Dresser
Starring Scott Treadway and Charlie Flynn-McIver
January 29 - February 23, 2014
Scott Treadway and Charlie Flynn-McIver team up in this funny, acerbic, and touching play about the intersection of fatherhood, coaching, and baseball.
IMMEDIATE THEATRE PROJECT PRESENTS
Venus in Fur
by David Ives
March 19 - April 13, 2014
A frustrated playwright and a mysterious actress find themselves caught in a sexy and brutal pas de deux of power. Nominated for the 2012 Tony Award for Best New Play!
AN NC STAGE SPECIAL EVENT!
A Conversation with Edith Head
By Paddy Calistro and Susan Claassen
May 14 - June 8, 2014
A feast of Delicious behind-the-scenes stories about Hollywood's greatest stars, as told by the legendary Oscar-winning costume designer Edith Head.
Edith Head is a Special Event and included in Super FlexPass subscriptions only.
Now in its eighth season, The Catalyst Series was created to nurture emerging local theatre companies. NC Stage provides free use of the theatre, technical support, and box office support, and the result is some of the most innovative and original theatre in Asheville.